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Do you want to make a difference in the lives of patients? Do you want a wide-ranging profession in the healthcare industry? Do you want a career that allows for a flexible schedule, has job security and where every day is different? Then consider University of Detroit Mercy’s nursing program, which has a remarkable faculty comprised of nationally known experts.

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Great Things At Detroit Mercy

  • Detroit Mercy offers intensive study programs and on-the-job training through clinical placement. Clinical experiences are integral components of the curriculum.
  • Detroit Mercy’s nursing programs are responsive to changes in the marketplace. Both the undergraduate and graduate programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
  • The nursing program supports on or off-campus program structures. Students can take classes full or part time. The second degree option allows students to transfer current skills to a new career.
  • Small class sizes — our average student-to-teacher ratio is 11:1; that means plenty of individualized attention aimed at making sure our students succeed.
  • Detroit Mercy, Aquinas College and Saint Mary’s Health Care have partnered to bring Detroit Mercy’s nursing program to Grand Rapids.
  • In the tradition of our Jesuit and Mercy sponsors, Detroit Mercy offers a well-rounded education. We don’t just teach nursing; we develop nursing professionals.

Your Boundless Future

There is a greater need to hire nurses in the U.S. than any other healthcare worker. Nurses work in a variety of fields including hospitals, schools, home care facilities and government agencies.

Nurses can fill general practice positions such as becoming a registered nurse (RN) or nurse practitioner. Other nurses concentrate on a specialty or use a certification to qualify for opportunities such as dialysis nurse, radiologic nurse or bariatric nurse.

View the Bureau of Labor Statistics information for this profession.

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Contact Info

Detroit Trad BSN
313-993-1505

Grand Rapids Trad BSN
616-685-1420

RN to BSN (BSNc)
313-993-2455

Second Degree (SDO)
313-578-0358

Featured Alumna

Emily Carrillo '15

“I’m gaining a full understanding of what it means to be a nurse. The wonderful professors have broadened my view of the nursing practice, helping me see what a positive impact I can make in someone’s life. And at Detroit Mercy, I’m among exceptional students.”

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